Cerro Gordo Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 1:34 AM CDT Mar. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 1 PM CDT this

* what... heavy snowfall will continue at times overnight with
snowfall rates of 1 inch or more per hour from near sunrise to
around noon Saturday. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches
with locally higher amounts are expected. The heaviest snowfall
is expected along a Mason City to a Waterloo line.

* Where... north central into northeast and east central Iowa.

* When... from 1 am to 1 PM CDT Saturday.

* Additional details... plan on difficult travel conditions. Be
prepared for significant reductions in visibility at times. Tree
branches and power lines may be downed from heavy, wet snow
accumulating. Flat roofs may collapse from the weight of the
heavy wet snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, sleet
and ice will make travel very hazardous or impossible. Strong
winds are also expected. The latest Road conditions for the state
you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.